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Business Manager


Company KCCI
Position Business Manager
Jobdescription KCCI-TV, the Hearst owned station in Des Moines, IA, has an opening for a Business Manager. This role is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to have responsibility for many functions within a fast-paced business. If you are an analytical numbers person but also have an interest in supporting people, this is a great opportunity for you. This position is a unique blend of finance/accounting and human resources activities. You will also work collaboratively with a regional finance team on the monthly financial closing and the annual budget process. The ideal candidate must possess excellent and positive communications skills and interact well with others. In-office presence is required.

What you’ll do:

General Business Functions

Interpretation and communication of financial results

Liaison between station and regional accounting group on financial reporting

Forecasting and budgeting of station revenues and operating expenses


Bi-weekly and weekly payroll review/processing/reconciliation through ADP

Prepare monthly reports from ADP

Human Resources

Employee relations


Leave and workers compensation management

Benefit related assistance

Employee data management through Oracle HCM

Performance management

Union collective bargaining agreement relations

Accounts Payable & Expenses

Invoice processing and approval

Purchasing card & travel and entertainment report review/approval

Local operating contract maintenance

Real estate taxes

Sales/Use Tax reporting

Asset Management

Fleet Management

Fixed asset tagging, tracking and disposal

Physical inventory

What we are looking for:

Ability to meet assigned deadlines and prioritize multiple responsibilities accordingly

Highly detail oriented and organized

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Ability to interpret and analyze various levels of financial data and provide guidance and recommendations

Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction from manager to accomplish directives


Related experience and/or training considered as well as a combination of education and experience

5+ years accounting/finance experience

Previous HR experience. PHR/SPHR/SHRM-CP/SCP a plus

Payroll experience a plus

Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point

Experience in accounting and HR software applications including Oracle (HCM & EPBCS), Wide Orbit, ADP

Hearst Television is a proud supporter of military veterans. Related military training and experience will be considered.

Diversity Statement:

At Hearst Television we tell stories every day. Stories about people of all cultures, backgrounds, perspectives, and identities. That's why, behind the scenes, we believe in being an organization as diverse and varied as the audience we reach, ensuring that the content we create is more compassionate, and more representative of the communities we serve.


Hearst's benefit programs are modern, flexible and designed to focus on you. As a Hearst employee, you and your spouse or partner or dependents would have access to the following benefits.

Medical | Dental | Vision

401(k) matching

Emotional Wellness Support

Paid Time Off

Paid Parental Leave

LGBTQ+ Health Services

Additional benefits to meet your and your family's needs

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